Physical Education Minor

Total Units Required: 27-28

Course Requirements for the Minor

The following courses, or their approved transfer equivalents, are required of all candidates for this minor.

Departmental approval is required before you begin course work for this minor. Approval can be obtained by providing written notice of your intention to declare this minor to the department office.

Consult with an academic advisor to plan your program carefully. For example, this minor may serve as part of a supplementary authorization to teach physical education.

Course Title Units
BIOL 104Human Physiology4
KINE 322Biomechanics4
KINE 323Physiology of Exercise4
Select two of the following:6
Introduction to Adapted Physical Activity 1
Foundations of Exercise and Sport Psychology (W) 1
Motor Development and Behavior 1
Motor Learning and Human Performance 1
Select three of the following:9-10
Foundations of Childhood Physical Education
Developmentally Appropriate Physical Education for Children
Philosophy of School Based Teaching Physical Education
Psychology of Coaching
Introduction to Adapted Physical Activity 1
Principles of Sports Injury Management
Foundations of Exercise and Sport Psychology (W) 1
Motor Development and Behavior 1
Principles of Team Sports
Principles of Individual Sports
Motor Learning and Human Performance 1
Sport and Society
Sports Epidemiology
Principles of Strength and Conditioning
Developmentally Appropriate Physical Education for Middle School Students
Assessment in Physical Education
Administration and Management of Sport and Fitness Programs
Exercise Testing and Prescription
Biomechanical Analysis (W)
Total Units27-28
1

The following courses cannot be applied in more than one category above: KINE 315, KINE 320W, KINE 321, and KINE 345.